In 1956, 16-year-old Tom Brokaw was working at a local radio station in Yankton, South Dakota, on the night of the presidential election. Watch as Tom reveals why he still thinks of the smallest tasks he performed that night every time he anchors the election night coverage for NBC News.
When Diahann Carroll was a young child, her parents struggled to keep their family afloat. They left her with her aunt in North Carolina while they built a better life back in New York, an abandonment that haunted Diahann for most of her life.
Watch as surfer Laird Hamilton looks back at his childhood.
Life is full of ups and downs, and during the low points, it can be difficult to see past the immediate challenge. Susan Sarandon says she has learned about the magic that exists in some of life's most unexpected moments. Watch her share how her career has been affected by her willingness to recognize these types of opportunities.
In 1967, Susan Sarandon married her first husband, Chris Sarandon. The two were together for seven years before separating, and in this video, Susan explains their atypical approach to the relationship. Plus, hear what Susan has learned about constantly evolving relationships.
In 2001, a newcomer named Alicia Keys made her national television debut on an Oprah Show episode about women who sing.
Growing up in New York City during the '70s, Lenny Kravitz had a front-row seat to the dynamic shifts in culture, music and art that were taking place. Watch as the rockstar recounts his childhood experiences in nightclubs, Broadway theaters and jazz lounges.
When singer Alicia Keys hit it big, she knew she was finally living the dream she always had for herself.
When singer Alicia Keys hit it big, she knew she was finally living the dream she always had for herself. Still, she says, her new success had its challenges. "I didn't even know where I lived half the time," she says. Watch as she opens up about handling her fame in the beginning and how she got through it.
In business, Ted Turner has had much success as well as his share of failure.
Environmentalist Ted Turner discusses his massive bison herd.
Cindy reveals what she learned from their high-profile, four-year marriage.
For years, Stevie Nicks battled an addiction to cocaine. Find out how her drug use escalated during the '70s and contributed to her doomed affair with Mick Fleetwood, Fleetwood Mac's drummer. Plus, Stevie reveals how a plastic surgeon's warning convinced her to go to rehab.
Singer/songwriter Alicia Keys believes in the power of words, and there's one she will never use again. Find out what it is.
Singer/songwriter Alicia Keys believes in the power of words and there's one she will never use again.